BASA News

Input from Manufacturers sought re WTO tariffs - URGENT

Published: 10 January 2020

Ryan Diggory, Senior Policy Advisor - International Trade has asked for input for BASA members relating to the product groups detailed below. This business intelligence is needed to a) work out what the UK’s WTO tariffs should be on imports from places we do not have a trade deal with, such as China or India, b) establish whether new competition from places such as the US due to lowering tariffs within a trade deal would have adverse impacts on UK producers, and c) engage with businesses to see if they would be able to use the rules of origin we would propose to use for UK-EU trade, so that they avoid any tariffs on that trade

Submissions deadline for the 2nd biannual FEICA/EURADH AIA 20 March 2020

Published: 07 January 2020

FEICA, the association representing the European adhesive and sealant industry, and EURADH, the biannual European conference on adhesion and related phenomena, are delighted to announce the inauguration of a new joint award for adhesion science. The Award for Innovative Adhesion Science aims to stimulate the interactions between industrial and scientific activities in adhesion science. The award will be funded by FEICA and presented at the EURADH conferences.

DIT/Santander mission to Chemspec India

Published: 19 December 2019

Within DIT, India is viewed as a priority market in many sectors, including chemicals. Although traditionally viewed as a “buyers” market, India currently imports more speciality chemicals than it exports, as its industries strive to meet the demands of an increasingly affluent population

Fastener Exhibition and Conference

Published: 21 August 2019

BASA is partnering with the Fastener Exhibition and Conference, which is coming up fast on the 11th & 12th September at the NEC Birmingham.